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Gigs Picks: Pan Mei-chen, Scorpions and A1

Pan Mei-chen
Pan Mei-chenPHOTOS: ST FILE, LAMC, MODE ENTERTAINMENT, OFFKEY

PAN MEI-CHEN TOP CONCERT

Androgynous Taiwanese singer Pan Mei-chen is best known for her emotive ballads such as I Want A Home and The Ice That Refuses To Melt. Her output of late has been less memorable, but she has continued to perform regularly.

WHERE: Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $38 to $148 from Sistic (go to www.sistic.com.sg or call 6348-5555)


SCORPIONS - 50TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR - LIVE IN SINGAPORE

German rock band Scorpions are still going strong after five decades. Since forming in 1965, they have produced hits such as Love At First Sting, Blackout and the music video for the power ballad, Wind Of Change, which celebrates the end of the Cold War, has racked up over 304 million views on YouTube.

WHERE: Halls 601 to 604, Level 6 Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, 1 Raffles Boulevard MRT: Esplanade WHEN: Today, 8pm ADMISSION: $98 to $168 from Sistic


A1 HERE WE COME... BACK! GREATEST HITS TOUR SINGAPORE

Same Old Brand New You, Caught In The Middle and Like A Rose – these are a few of the hits chalked up by British-Norwegian boy band A1 (comprising, from left, Mark Read, Ben Adams and Christian Ingebrigtsen) in the late 1990s and early noughties. Will it be the same old fans at their gig or will there be new ones too?

WHERE: The Star Theatre, The Star Performing Arts Centre, 04-01, 1 Vista Exchange Green MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: Tomorrow, 8pm ADMISSION: $78 to $148 from Sistic


OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF LITHE HOUSE

The Lithe Paralogue Studio was previously a space at Old Bukit Timah Firestation for rehearsals, recordings and live shows. It is now in Aliwal Street. Helping the studio celebrate its new digs is a line-up of indie acts, including instrumental rock band Paint The Sky Red (photo) and math-rockers Forests.

WHERE: The Lithe Paralogue Studio, 1B Aliwal Street MRT: Paya Lebar WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $10 at the door

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 21, 2016, with the headline 'Gig Picks'. Print Edition | Subscribe